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Chamber and committees

Motion ref. S6M-04926

The Return of the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival

Submitted by: Liam Kerr, North East Scotland, Scottish Conservative and Unionist Party.
Date lodged: Friday, June 17, 2022

Supported by: Karen Adam, Jeremy Balfour, Colin Beattie, Miles Briggs, Finlay Carson, Foysol Choudhury, Sharon Dowey, Jackie Dunbar, Russell Findlay, Murdo Fraser, Meghan Gallacher, Pam Gosal, Jamie Greene, Dr. Sandesh Gulhane, Rachael Hamilton, Craig Hoy, Bill Kidd, Dean Lockhart, Douglas Lumsden, Stuart McMillan, Marie McNair, Edward Mountain, Douglas Ross, Alexander Stewart, Paul Sweeney, Mercedes Villalba, Sue Webber, Annie Wells, Tess White, Brian Whittle

That the Parliament welcomes the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival’s return to Portsoy Harbour, taking place on 18 and 19 June 2022; notes that the Scottish Traditional Boat Festival includes the Scottish historic fishing fleet, alongside maritime craft, sailing and rowing events, music and dance, with festivalgoers able to sample a wide range of local fare and produce; understands that the festival is set to attract 16,000 people across the two days and will see more than 38 food and drink vendors, and hopes that the event is a great success.